In today’s business setting, interest in the profitable exploitation of a firm’s technological assets, through technology transfer and applications, has intensified. Imagine.IT operates as a bridge between MICA Institute research Departments/groups and the business community. Imagine.IT develops application-specific solutions for its customers in the research and scientific market. Through technology transfer, innovations may be incorporated into products and services that directly benefit Vietnamese society, as well as research and education at MICA Institute and Hanoi University of Science and Technology. Imagine.IT is the name of the Technological Transfer & Applications Center of MICA Institute.
Imagine IT's R&D Themes

 

Imagine.IT’s objectives are completed by more societal tasks as:
• Support economic growth by forging closer ties with industry and launching new ventures based on MICA Institute’s technology; 
• Attract, retain and reward faculty and students; 
• Generate income for future research, development and education.

The main strategy of Imagine.IT consists of:
• Providing a comprehensive technology transfer system to MICA Institute and thus facilitates and accelerates technology transfer between MICA research groups and Vietnamese (international) companies;
• Promoting collaboration between MICA research groups and the Vietnamese technology industry; 
• Commercializing MICA Institute research discoveries for societal benefit
User-adaptive lighting system
                                         
This application is a user-adaptive lighting system, which consists of led bulbs implemented through a corridor and in a room. Depending on the user location and profile, the led bulbs are turned on/off and with different colors.
Home Appliance Control System based on Robust Indoor User Localization using Wifi Signals
                                         
A remote control app will be installed on the user’s smart device. The user only needs to head the smart device toward the appliance of interest, and the corresponding control panel will be shown automatically.
VIVA (VIetnamese Voice Assistant)

                                             

 

The project goal is to complete our research on speech technology (in three areas: RAP, speech synthesis and speech understanding) in various environments and under platform offering limited resources for portable devices such as smartphones.
Automatizing tea flush assessment by advanced machine vision technique
Counting tender tea shoots in a sampled area is a tedious task and requires a large amount of time. In this article, we propose a vision-based method for automatically detecting and counting the number of tea shoots in an image acquired from a tea field.

Workshop between MICA and Sunnet Company

On August 28th, a workshop organized between MICA and Sunnet took place.
The objective of this workshop is to strengthen cooperation activities between the company SunNet and MICA Institute

Meeting with Vietnam Lighting Association (Rang Dong)

On July 11th, Rang Dong's association invited MICA's Advisory Board members in their main headquarters.
The objective of this event was to provide a vision for enhanced cooperation on both sides in near future.

Meeting with Samsung towards a Memorandum of Understanding signing

On July 5th, institute MICA hosted a special visit by Samsung Electronics Vietnam.
The goal of the meeting is to investigate the possibilities of co-operation for both sides on Information Technology Applications.